Episode 1160

Samsung SyncMaster 172MP LCD Monitor Link: CNet Reviews Dick’s Gadget Warehouse   Dick got the Samsung SyncMaster 172MP in 2003 which he is going to retire, but not before he gets one more use out of it, for Warehouse Friday.  It has a 17-in 4:3 1280 x 1024 pixels LCD screen, a built-in TV tuner, …

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Episode 957

Ford SYNC Voice-Activated Automation for Car Accessories Link: SyncMyRide Turn-The-Tables-Tuesday   SYNC is a technology developed by Microsoft, first announced a few years ago at CES, and now comes with most of Ford’s 2010 models.  It’s a voice activated system that operates many of the accessories or tasks that one commonly finds necessary in a …

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Episode 903

Microsoft Arc Mouse Computer Mouse Link: Microsoft   Microsoft‘s Arc Mouse is a wireless travel mouse which can be folded up for packing.  The wireless USB dongle can be stored inside the body of the mouse itself (which automatically shuts off the battery), and there is an indicator light for the battery level. Episode 1000 …

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Episode 881

Lift N Lok Professional Toolbox Self-Fastening Toolbox Link: PDY Systems   The Lift-n-Lok is a toolbox with 3 compartmentalised drawers and a storage bin at the top.  The neat feature is, when the handle is lifted, the cam connected to the ends of the handle not only fastens all the drawers but also lifts the …

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Episode 860

The Missing Button Tie-Tack/Button Replacement Link: Softlife Products Company on eBay Dick's Gadget Warehouse   When Dick first learnt about the Missing Button, he thought the vendor was going to make millions of dollars from it.  It was a tie tack in the form of a button, which could be handy if one should lose …

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